HOS Plant Show, 2005

Here are photographs of the first prize winning plants from the HOS Annual Plant Show 2005, which was held during the Spring Meeting at Kidlington. The following link will take you to details of the Rules and Classes. Please note that in the multi-pot classes only one pot has been shown. The 'Best in Show' trophy was awarded to Maren Talbot for a fine pot of Pleoine 'Tongariro'. The Banksian Medal was presented to Richard Manuel.

Thanks are due to Colin Clay for finding time to point his digital camera at the winning plants shown below.

 

Class 3:

 

'European' but not 'British'

3 pots, distinct varieties

 

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Ophrys lutea

 

Alexander Jeans

 

 

BEST IN SHOW

 

 

 

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Pleione 'Tongariro'

 

Maren Talbot

 

Class 6:

 

'British'

One pot

 

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Anacamptis morio

 

Richard Manuel

Class 7:

 

'European' but not 'British'

One pot

 

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Serapias olbio x Anacamptis morio

 

Richard Manuel

 

Class 8:

 

'Non-European'

One pot

 

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'Leptoceras menziesii

 

Jim Gooch

 

Class 9:

 

'Dactylorhiza'

One pot

 

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'Dactylorhiza sambucina 

 

Michael Powell

Class 10:

 

'Orchis'

One pot

 

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Orchis x penzigiana

 

Peter Scott

 

Class 11:

 

'Ophrys'

One pot

 

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Ophrys reinholdii

 

Malcolm Brownsword

 

Class 12:

 

'Serapias'

One pot

 

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'Serapias lingua '

 

Jim Gooch

 

Class 13:

 

'Cypripedium'

One pot

 

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Cypripedium formosanum 

 

Michael Powell

Class 14:

 

'Any other genus'

One pot

 

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'Pleione 'Tongariro'

 

Maren Talbot